A chronicle of the life of Elvis Presley (Rhys Meyers), from his humble beginnings to his rise to international stardom.
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 Steve Binder 2 episodes, 2005
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 Bill Black 2 episodes, 2005
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 Scotty Moore 2 episodes, 2005
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 Larry Geller 2 episodes, 2005
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 Dixie Locke 2 episodes, 2005
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Eric William Pierson ...
 D.J. Fontana 2 episodes, 2005
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 Marion Keisker 2 episodes, 2005
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 Grandma Minnie 2 episodes, 2005
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 George Klein 2 episodes, 2005
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 Junior Smith 2 episodes, 2005
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Bart Hansard ...
 Steve Sholes 2 episodes, 2005
Michael P. Cahill ...
 Barry Shultz 2 episodes, 2005
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 Chet Atkins 2 episodes, 2005
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 Hal Wallis 2 episodes, 2005
Hunt Scarritt ...
 Eddie Bond 2 episodes, 2005
Carmen Amanda Mapes ...
 Gas Station Girl #1 2 episodes, 2005
Laura-Shay Griffin ...
 Gas Station Girl #2 2 episodes, 2005
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 Edd Hopper 2 episodes, 2005
Danny Nelson ...
 Judge Marion Gooding 2 episodes, 2005
Bryan Lee McGlothin ...
 Judge Sam Friedman 2 episodes, 2005
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 Horace Logan 2 episodes, 2005
Cassie Billedeau ...
 Cutest Girl 2 episodes, 2005
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 Mrs. Hughes 2 episodes, 2005
Julian Kulick ...
 Overton Announcer 2 episodes, 2005
Earl Maddox ...
 Preacher 2 episodes, 2005
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 Southern Politician 2 episodes, 2005
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 Tough Kid #1 2 episodes, 2005
Travis Resor ...
 Tough Kid #2 2 episodes, 2005
Lisette Vitter ...
 Teen Fan #1 2 episodes, 2005
Ashley Woody ...
 Teen Fan #2 2 episodes, 2005
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 Wynonie Harris 2 episodes, 2005
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 Disc Jockey 2 episodes, 2005
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 Pvt. Joe Esposito 2 episodes, 2005
Ryan Rilette ...
 Charlie Hodges 2 episodes, 2005
Nicholas Paoletti ...
 Airman Currie Grant 2 episodes, 2005
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 Captain Beaulieu 2 episodes, 2005
Caroline McKinley ...
 Mrs. Beaulieu 2 episodes, 2005
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 Newsreel Reporter 2 episodes, 2005
Manny Chevrolet ...
 News Man #1 2 episodes, 2005
James Steven Sadwith ...
 News Man #2 2 episodes, 2005
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 Assistant Director 2 episodes, 2005
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 Choreographer 2 episodes, 2005
Peter Gabb ...
 Motorcycle Director 2 episodes, 2005
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 Pretty thing 2 episodes, 2005
Jeffrey Dodson ...
 Reporter (barber shop) 2 episodes, 2005
Lane Fournerat ...
 Elvis Fan 2 episodes, 2005
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A chronicle of the life of Elvis Presley (Rhys Meyers), from his humble beginnings to his rise to international stardom.

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Also Known As:

Elvis - A kezdet kezdete  »

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More than 300 Elvis fans auditioned for the role of Elvis Presley, they were all turned away and Rhys Myers hired, even though he wasn't one of the 300 lining up for audition See more »

Goofs

When Elvis is at Fort Hood, Texas, his buddy tells him that there are provisions to allow enlisted men to "live off base." The Army doesn't refer to their installations as bases, they are called posts, which is the term a solider would have actually used. See more »

Quotes

Vernon Presley: Elvis?
Elvis Presley: What? And why are you lookin' at me like that? Do I have a zit or something?
Vernon Presley: It's the pills, E. I'm worried about your health. I just wanna help.
Elvis Presley: [shouting] I don't need no advice from the likes of you! You work for me, that's all.
Vernon Presley: I'm your daddy!
Elvis Presley: And I'm of age, old man! I don't need a daddy any more!
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Connections

References Fun in Acapulco (1963) See more »

Soundtracks

Surrender
Written by Doc Pomus, Mort Shuman
Performed by Elvis Presley
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Elvis The Miniseries Rocks!
1 April 2008 | by See all my reviews

This is one of the best Elvis biopics I have ever seen. Its gives a lot of great insight to things that Elvis was going through in his life that others may have not known about or had little knowledge on. I like how the movie starts and ends at the same time, with the middle telling the story how he got there. This film is like a movie and I think should have been released at theaters it is so good. It is better than normal made for TV movies. I've seen this movie so many times I just watch it whenever I get the chance. Anybody that has even a small interest in knowing about Elvis should buy this today, even if you're a longtime fan you'll enjoy it too. Jonathan Rhys Meyers did a better job than a lot of people give him credit for and the other characters were almost spot on. Great MOVIE! 10 out of 10!


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